Eric Rock has demonstrated repeat successes as an innovator and entrepreneur, having founded three highly successful software companies.
In 2009, Rock launched Vivify Health, delivering the first cloud-based Remote Care platform connecting providers with their patients via wireless mobile devices. Vivify has experienced rapid growth, now utilized by large healthcare organizations representing over 800 hospitals and health plans.
Prior to Vivify Health, Rock founded MEDHOST, the leading Emergency Department solution serving over 500 hospitals and 10 million patients annually. MEDHOST was the first touchscreen EMR, including other innovations such as geographic bed/facility views, patient self-service kiosks, multi-touch data visualization and an enterprise operational visibility engine.
Prior to MEDHOST, Rock founded ProHost, the first restaurant table management and reservations system, ultimately acquired by OpenTable.com.
Rock continues to focus on emerging technologies and business strategies for healthcare. He is a frequent speaker at events such as HIMSS, American Telemedicine Association, Connected Health Conference, Health Evolution Summit, Piper Jaffray and TED.